258 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary


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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 102,581, with 258 new cases and 41 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site

The death toll has increased to 29,560.

The total number of confirmed cases stands at 802,346 up from 802,088 yesterday.

The number of recoveries has risen to 670,205.

Currently, 1,420 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 169 of whom are on ventilators.

Looking at all diagnosed cases until now, Budapest remains the most affected area of the entire country, with the number of cases (both active and inactive) reaching 143,323. Pest County is the second most affected, with 111,182 cases, followed by Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County (46,046 cases).

So far 5,743,991 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 13,211 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine. 

According to the website, a total of 5,023,145 people have been vaccinated until today. The number of those who have received a second dose as well has increased to 3,012,483.

The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 69,424.


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